Troy Johnson Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Family, Wife, WAPT, Net Worth, and Salary

Troy Johnson Biography

Troy Johnson is an American Anchor, Reporter, Meteorologist, and Multimedia Journalist working for 16 WAPT News in Jackson, Mississippi serving as an Evening Anchor and Reporter. He has been working for the station since October 2018 after working as the Executive Director of People 75, Baltimore’s public access television station.

Troy Johnson Age

Johnson likes to keep his personal life private hence he has not disclosed the date, month, or year in which he was born. However, he might be in his 50s judging from his appearance.

Troy Johnson Height

Johnson stands at an approximate height of 5 feet and 7 inches.

Troy Johnson Family

Johnson was born and raised in Chicago to caring parents. His Father, Jay Johnson is an amazing broadcaster who programmed WTLC in Indianapolis. He dedicated his career to excelling as a top radio personality, earning recognition as Billboard & BRE Air-Personality of the Year. He emerged as a forward-thinking leader, crafting promotions and events for the station that significantly boosted ratings and connected his listeners with the wider world.

Troy Johnson Wife

Johnson is a father and a Husband though he has chosen to keep his personal life in private. Any information regarding his family will be updated once available.

Troy Johnson’s Net Worth

Johnson has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million-$5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a Journalist.

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Troy Johnson Salary

Johnson earns an annual salary ranging from $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.

Troy Johnson Career

Johnson joined 16 WAPT in October 2018 as the 5 pm Anchor and nightside reporter. Before his role in Jackson, he was working with Hearst radio station WBAL NewsRadio 1090 in Baltimore, where he anchored and reported on afternoon newscasts. Before his work in Mississippi, Troy’s career spanned across Baltimore and Washington D.C.

In Baltimore, he co-hosted The Big Phat Morning Show on Radio One’s 92Q and hosted a self-named news and current affairs talk show on CBS’ FM Talk 105.7. He also served as the Executive Director of People 75, Baltimore’s public access television station. In Washington D.C., he worked as an air personality and news anchor at Howard University’s 96.3 WHUR and CBS’ All News 99.1 WNEW.

Troy began his career in Indianapolis at Power 105 WTLC, where he served as a board-op and production director under the guidance of his father. He transitioned into his first on-air role at Majic 108 in St. Louis. Originally from Chicago, Troy attended Central State University in Wilberforce, Ohio. He has held leadership positions such as a two-term President of ABMW, the Baltimore chapter of the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ), and a Region II Director of NABJ.

Additionally, he contributed a weekly report called the ‘Talk Around Town’ on NBC 4. He is also a member of the National Press Club. In his leisure time, Troy engages in his passion for cycling and enjoys exploring history, traveling, and trying delicious meals.

Troy Johnson WAPT

Johnson is working at WAPT alongside other famous WAPT meteorologists, anchors, and reporters including;

  1. Isabel Davis
  2. Katie Garch
  3. Christana Kay
  4. Sydney Goldberg
  5. Joe Cook
  6. Bradley Davis
  7. Erin Pickens
  8. Ross Adams
  9. Scott Simmons
  10. Megan West

Troy Johnson Social Media Platforms

He is active on his social media accounts and often posts on his Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.




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